Our services at a glance
Engineering support and assessment
We offer engineering support through our subsidiary SIGNON for all phases of the life cycle, from planning to implementation, testing and commissioning. Our experience in integration of individual subsystems to form complete systems, spanning knowledge of interfaces, maintenance and operations, provides operators, integrators and authorities with comprehensive support, enabling them to excel in safety, reliability and operational performance.
Approval management for
- Electrical & mechanical (E&M) systems
- Rolling stock
TÜV SÜD‘s support optimises approval management strategies and facilitates interfaces to safety authorities, ensuring smooth and time-efficient approval of your systems. We can provide these services for both individual subsystems and complete systems. We help to identify and comply with application- and region-specific approval requirements.
Independent safety assessment
- Compile information regarding the safety of new railway equipment to determine if the new system is fit for purpose and in accordance with national safety regulations
- Identify and highlight any areas that need to be addressed in order to achieve full compliance with the stipulated requirements
TÜV SÜD has successfully demonstrated in numerous projects that accumulated knowledge over the entire technical spectrum of the complete system is of the utmost importance. From electronic and mechanical components, operating systems and subsystems such as rolling stock and signalling up to integration of all subsystems into a complete system, ensuring excellent operational performance – TÜV SÜD always has the right experts at hand to assess the safety and reliably of your system. We are experienced in supporting leading railway partnerships, authorities, operators, infrastructure managers and suppliers, covering both mainline and urban transit operations.